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Introduction to Oceanography (GEOG 141)

Credit Course

3 credits

$122 per credit

in-county, fees apply

Is a course that introduces the physical, chemical, biological, and geological properties of the oceans and the methods of oceanographic research. Students explore dynamic processes shaping and affecting the Earth, its atmosphere, and its oceans with respect to marine ecosystems. For students needing a lab course, ERSC 142/GEOG 142: Introduction to Oceanography Laboratory serves as the accompanying lab. Course offered every fall, spring and may be offered during additional sessions. Same As: ERSC 141. Credit can be earned for one course only.

Prerequisite(s): ACLT 053 or (ESOL 052 and ESOL 054) and MATH 082. Corequisite(s): ENGL 101.
General Education: Biological and Physical Sciences (B).